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Student Corner: CDFIs and Affordable Housing

February 5, 2015

This post is part of our series on North Carolina CDFIs. CDFIs are financial institutions that expand access to capital in low-wealth and underserved communities in order to foster economic development and revitalization. See previous posts in the series: an overview of the role of CDFIs in North Ca … Continued

Property Taxes & Non-Profits

September 16, 2014

The tax status of real or personal property owned or used by charitable non-profit organizations can get complicated when there are multiple private and public entities involved with the property.  Is property exempt if is owned by a non-profit organization and leased to other non-profits? What if i … Continued

NC Local Governments, Meet Your New State Partner for Economic Development

July 29, 2014

North Carolina local governments have a new partner in their economic development efforts. Session Law 2014-18 authorizes the North Carolina Department of Commerce to enter into a contract with a nonprofit entity in order to carry out many of the Department’s economic development recruiting and mark … Continued